072  
WWUS85 KPSR 100140  
SPSPSR  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ  
640 PM MST TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
AZZ535-539-100215-  
SOUTHEAST YUMA COUNTY AZ-GILA BEND AZ-  
640 PM MST TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL YUMA  
AND MARICOPA COUNTIES THROUGH 715 PM MST...  
 
AT 640 PM MST, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 26  
MILES WEST OF AJO, MOVING NORTH AT 10 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...GUSTY WINDS COULD KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND  
UNSECURED OBJECTS. MINOR DAMAGE TO OUTDOOR OBJECTS IS  
POSSIBLE.  
 
THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF EAST CENTRAL YUMA  
AND MARICOPA COUNTIES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF OUTDOORS, CONSIDER SEEKING SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3258 11350 3259 11321 3250 11321 3250 11334  
3237 11334 3237 11342  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0140Z 176DEG 10KT 3246 11332  
 
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN  
MAX WIND GUST...50 MPH  
 

 
 
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